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Community Events

  Free upcoming community events.


The World's Largest Swim Lesson Thursday, June 21, 7 - 8pm Ages (6 - 10), 

The City of Santa Monica Community Aquatics is partnering with the World's Largest Swimming Lesson to offer a free swimming lesson to the youth of Santa Monica focusing on water safety. This event will be held at the Annenberg Community Beach House and the Santa Monica Swim Center on Thursday, June 21. Reservations are required. The event is free. Space is limited. For youth ages 6-10. This event is for Santa Monica residents only. 

The World's Largest Swimming Lesson is designed to build awareness and generate local and national press attention about the vital importance of teaching kids to swim to help prevent drowning.


Sunset Swim 2018  

Sunset Swim  Friday, 7/13, 8/10 & 9/14, 7 - 10pm Ages (18+)

Take a splash and watch the sun go down at one of our Sunset Swim pool nights for adults (18+). Adults $10 • Senior Adults $5. Walk up passes only.


Community Picnic 2018  

Community Picnic  Thursday, July 19, 6 - 8:30pm

Pack a dinner, grab your friends and family and head on over to the Beach House for our annual Community Picnic. Be prepared for some good old-fashioned fun for all. Games, dancing, slackline, crafts and epic tug-o-war!

Registration for this event coming soon!

CYR 2018  

Cardboard Yacht Regatta Saturday, August 25, 6:30 - 9:30pm

Have you ever dreamed of setting sail across the waters in your very own yacht? Now you can build your own cardboard yacht and test its seaworthiness in a race across the Beach House pool. Build a yacht from only corrugated cardboard and duct tape, decorate it, cross your fingers and hope you can make it to the other side. Spectators are free and welcome! 

Registration for this event coming soon! 

For cultural events, see Cultural Programs, Events & Tours>